"Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art founder Alice Walton has established a nonprofit foundation to focus on sharing American art across the country through collaborations with museums and institutions. Art Bridges, which was announced Wednesday, will develop and fund exhibitions to expand access to American art. Walton's new venture is separate from the Crystal Bridges […]
Copernicus is a fan of Christian Bale in HOSTILES Read the full article on AICN I’m a big Western fan. It is an iconic American art form interwoven with our national identity. Since it has been around for more than a century, we’ve...Show More Summary
One of the elements that makes White2Tea so unique is that Paul has branded and intertwined his selection of puerh with American popular culture and his spin on modern art. This has never been done before and oh, it is done so brilliantly. Show More Summary
Black Pulp!, an exhibition that examines evolving perspectives of Black identity in American culture and history from 1912 to 2016 through rare historical printed media shown in dialogue with contemporary works of art, is on view inShow More Summary
The Chrysler Museum of Art welcomes Corey Piper, Ph.D., as the Brock Curator of American Art. An art historian specializing in 19th-century and early 20th-century American art, Piper brings a breadth of curatorial knowledge to the Museum. Show More Summary
Art historian Brian T. Allen: "Understanding American art doesn't necessarily require special training. There's lots of insider baseball and tons of nuance, to be sure. It's a big, complex country well into its third century. More than the art of most countries, though, it's accessible by instinct. Basically, it's about what makes Americans tick."
Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art announces a solo exhibition of works by the distinguished American artist Martin Puryear. Showing in London for the first time in a public institution, this solo exhibition spans almost 40 years of the artist?s career and presents over thirty works, including sculpture and works on paper. Show More Summary
The Whitney Museum of American Art is pursuing a permanent installation by the artist David Hammons that would extend into the Hudson River near the museum.
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art presents the exhibition, Stuart Davis: In Full Swing, on view September 16, 2017, through January 1, 2018. Admission to Stuart Davis: In Full Swing is $8 for adults or $12 combined with Chihuly: In the Forest. Show More Summary
Justin Jackson jumped at the chance to move his photography studio from downtown L.A.’s Arts District into a historic black community off Crenshaw Boulevard where he grew up. Encouraged by the prospect of new development and increased foot traffic, he relocated last year and from his storefront...
A searing cello solo. Latin American art takes over Los Angeles. And the passing of a great man of the stage. I’m Carolina A. Miranda, staff writer for the Los Angeles Times, with the week’s essential arts news: Yo-Yo Ma commands the Bowl It was, reports Times classical music critic Mark Swed,...
L.A.'s art lovers are probably feeling equal parts excited and overwhelmed by Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, the massive Getty initiative that places Latin American and Latinx art in dialogue with L.A. at 70 institutions throughout Southern California. From an exhibit of photos by "radical" Latin American women to a celebration...
The museum’s board has hired a law firm to review the handling of the gallows-like sculpture that offended Native American leaders.
Today, arts patron and philanthropist Alice Walton announced the formation of Art Bridges, a 501(c)(3) foundation focused on sharing outstanding works of American art. Collaborating with museums and institutions of all sizes and in all...Show More Summary
After years of planning, Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, the Getty Foundation’s ambitious multi-venue initiative focused on Latin American and Latino art, officially launches this week across Southern California. At the Getty Center on Tuesday, dozens of artists and curators from all over the Americas...
Contributed by Sharon Butler / On Friday, September 15, the Institute of Contemporary Art at the Maine College of Art in Portland is hosting a symposium in conjunction with “American Genre: Contemporary Painting,” a sprawling exhibition...Show More Summary
Check out the North American site here Direct link to the gallery here - offers additional quests that allow you to learn the secrets of some characters, make new encounters, and more - new content includes: The secret origin of Darknyan Revelations...Show More Summary
Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA kicks off its inaugural weekend
Art has been an integral part of social upheaval and disruption throughout the 20th and 21st centuries, both as a visual embodiment of revolutionary movements, and as an expression of protest against corrupt regimes or human rights abuses. Show More Summary
At the Minnesota Museum of Art, We the People is filled with work that grapples not only with American identity but with an all-out call for revolution. The post Redefining American Art Through an Intersectional Lens appeared first on Hyperallergic.